Graigue Monster Parish Bingo is this Tuesday 01 at 8.30pm in Graiguecullen Hall. Everyone welcome and bring a friend for a great night.
Recent Lotto results, numbers drawn were 11, 18, 19 and 26. There was no winner. €25 lucky dip winners were Joe McDonald, Brigid Gorman, Jessie Byrne and Emer Fitzpatrick. The seller’s prize went to Eugene O’Rourke. The Jackpot now stands at €4,900.
Whist every Wednesday night in Old Den beside Killeshin Hall at 8.30pm, beginners at 7.30pm and its all in aid of Killeshin Soccer Club. Contact Antoinette for details 085 7483893.
VARIETY SUPPER DANCE
The organising committee would like to sincerely thank all who contributed in any way to making the night such an outstanding success. A special thanks to all the hosts who did such an outstanding job, the entertainers, the parish staff who prepared St Fiacc’s Hall and had it looking so well on the night. Also thanks to Joe, Ursula and the Thatch staff for their generosity with the bar service, Special thanks to the sponsors and all who supported the event in any way. The night raised €5,340 for St Fiacc’s House. The whole event was a wonderful example of community spirit and Christian generosity at work.
The food appeal continues during Lent. Presently they are giving out up to 120 food parcels a week. They are surviving because of donations and the huge number of volunteers helping out. To help make the Lenten Season more meaningful people are invited to leave non-perishable food items in the baskets at the church doors and in the Parish Centre and these will be used to help make up our food parcels.
Killeshin Pipe Band “Gathering” May Sunday in Glenside Lounge to celebrate the bands 50 Anniversary. Free admission and all welcome.
The monthly meeting of the Finance Committee will take place on this Wednesday 02 April at 8pm in the Parish Centre.
The next Liturgy Committee meeting is this Thursday 03 April at 8pm in the Parish Centre.
Final will be held on Saturday April 05.
A course for new Eucharistic Ministers will take place on next Saturday 05 April and the following Saturday 12 April from 11am to 12.30pm. Anyone interested should contact the Parish Office, 0599141833. If you are interested in finding out more about this special ministry you are welcome to attend the course. No obligation to commit.
FUND RAISING NIGHT
Breast Cancer Research Fund Raising Night in the Seven Oaks on 07 April. Doors open 8pm and admission is €10. Dance the night away to Teresa and The Stars, Declan Nerney, Louise Morrissey, Seamus Moore and Mary Darcy.
A short service will take place at all Masses on the weekend of 05 and 06 April in St Clare’s and Holy Cross.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
The Annual General Meeting of the Holy Cross Sodality and Cemetery Committee will be held after 10.15 Mass on Sunday April 06. All members are requested to attend.
Staying at Dromoland Inn, Co Clare. Five Days and four nights, 09 to 13 June. Dinner and bed and breakfast Cost €285 per person sharing. Single supplement is €15 per night. Price also includes bus and trips each day and traditional Irish night including four course traditional dinner in Bunratty Folk Park. First bus is full now. Anyone who wishes to travel we will need your names very urgently as it is needed to book the Irish night in Bunratty Castle.
The next meeting for parents who are presenting their child for Baptism will be held on Monday 07 April from 7 to 8.30pm in the Parish Centre. All parents who are having their child baptised during April and May are asked to attend.
TALK IT OVER AGM
Talk it Over suicide and general bereavement support service will hold its AGM at its premises in Castle Hill House, Castle Hill, Carlow on Tuesday the 25 of February at 8pm.
Any child interested in taking part in gymnastics, art or talent competition that lives in the area but does not attend St Fiacc’s NS, please contact Bernie at 086 1593994
ST FIACC’S NS
Enrolments for September 2014. Expressions of Interest forms are now available from School Office during school hours. Contact 059 9132444
Pilates continue in Oisín House every Thursday at 7pm. Join in anytime and its ideal for anyone with back problems or post natal. Call 0868596607 for details.
Killeshin Badminton Club has resumed on Thursdays at 8.30pm in Killeshin Hall. All new members welcome. For further information, contact Siobhan 086 0703491
2014 Pilgrimage will take place from 06 to 11 July. Cost €739 per person. Call Tully’s Travel.
ST FIACC’S HALL
Hours available for Indoor Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball and Badminton. Contact 059 9140330 for further information or call to the hall on Monday to Wednesday evenings from 9am to 10pm.
Training for basketball and indoor soccer on every Friday night for under 10 and 13 girls at 5pm to 6pm, under 10 boys, 6pm to 7pm and under 13 boys, 7pm to 8pm
Graiguecullen and District Indoor Bowls now playing on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 4pm in St Fiacc’s Hall. All ages welcome.